In this small commentary by William Wright on Syriac, supplementing the information in his monumental Catalogue, he discusses the purchase of the Dayr al-Suryan convent by the merchants of Tikrit for 12,000 dinars. Contrary to popular belief, numerous Syriac manuscripts were not taken from Dayr al-Suryan in the Wadi Natrun of Egypt. Topics: syriac, syriac manuscripts, tekrit, tikrit, taghrith, convent of s. mary deipart, dayr al-suryan,...
LibriVox recording of The Long Ago, by Jacob William Wright. Read by BellonaTimes. Short memory of boyhood by a little-known American poet based in Carmel-By-The-Sea, California. (Summary by BellonaTimes) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org. Download M4B (34MB) Topics: Memoir, autobiography, Librivox, audiobook Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
byChicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company; Baldwin, W. W. (William Wright), b. 1845
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